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The Conference Park from venuebirmingham

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   48 Edgbaston Park Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2RA, England (Formerly University of Birmingham Conference Park) (Edgbaston)
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    4 of 5 stars
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Bury St Edmunds, England, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here overnight following an evening at the cricket ground. It was close by, and easy to get to and find. The person on reception seemed to take a long time to find my booking, and I had to fill in a card with my details - as I had booked I would have thought these were already in... More

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here to catch England cricket ODI at Edgebaston, which was walkable or cheap taxi ride away. Room was all we wanted booked 2 single rooms for £35 each including breakfast it was spot on for what we wanted. Next time i plan on catching a game in Birmingham i shall book here.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

An excellent venue, great value for money. I recently stayed here with 3 old Birmingham university pals (our old hall having been demolished!). Staff were pleasant and helpful. The rooms were clean, comfortable, with Wifi and tv. Breakfast also was very good, with fruit and veggie choices. The bus from town passes right by the door. Will certainly be coming... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

This accommodation is such a surprising package. For the price I was paying I thought it might be quite dingy,but reading past reviews I knew it'd be clean. Even when I arrived I had reservations but once I got into the room I thought it was amazing, clean and bathroom was spotless. I stay out alot and this is defo... More

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Welling
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I arrived in Birmingham to attend Warwickshire Cricket Club and booked into Venue Birmingham's, Conference Park accommodation once the home of Sir Peter Scott, the Explorer and Naturist, (Bus 98/99) outside New Street Railway Station. Arriving at the Conference Park through torrential rain, I was greeted by the friendly receptionist, Asani, who told me how to get from the hotel... More

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venuebirmingham, Manager at The Conference Park from venuebirmingham, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kinds words: it is always good to hear that we are performing better than other hotels in the city! And thanks also for naming the member of staff that was so helpful; I'm going to have to make sure that she gets some recognition for such excellent service. More

Swindon, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The location of the Lucas House conference centre accommodation is excellent in Edgbaston, one of the greenest and nicest parts of the city and part of the university campus. As befits a management training conference centre accommodation, the rooms are fairly basic but there is all that one needs, good bed and very clean, en suite, WiFi and all the... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I recently stayed in the conference park at Birmingham university; it is good for the team meetings, if you are looking for a low budget accommodation. The food served at the restaurant opposite to the venue is good and the service was very quick. The rooms are well maintained but the lighting needs to be improved. The shower tub is... More

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venuebirmingham, Manager at The Conference Park from venuebirmingham, responded to this review

Glad to hear you had an enjoyable stay! - we are currently finalising plans to upgrade the rooms, especially the bathrooms: come back when we're done and let us know what you think of the upgrades! More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is basically run with a student accommodation ethos. The rooms are small and badly furnished. The shower room was grim with mould and damp patches. Loo roll was rationed strictly. Guests having dinner at the beginning of the evening did better but by about 7.30pm they were down to scrapings. Breakfast is badly organised and the staff seem to... More

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venuebirmingham, Manager at The Conference Park from venuebirmingham, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear of the troubles you had during your stay. We pride ourselves on our customer service and are therefore surprised to hear of your poor feedback in this area. We can only apologise and will look in to the issues more closely. More

Devon, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
23 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Stayed overnight whilst attending a conference at the University of Birmingham. An interesting throwback to student days and definitely in need of a "facelift". Having visited several University conference facilities recently, I suspect it won't be long before this one gets a refit. Simply because a conference venue is at a University, doesn't mean the accommodation needs to resemble a... More

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Ironbridge, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
27 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We stayed here as it was convenient for a meeting I was attending. It was the closest place to the location and within walking distance. I didn't really expect a great deal for £45 a night, but I have to say it compares very well with any of the budget hotel chains. It took us a couple of laps of... More

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venuebirmingham, Manager at The Conference Park from venuebirmingham, responded to this review

Hi John: you are not the first person to comment on how much the signs could be improved: the really annoying thing though is that we work under very tight restrictions from the landlords who own all of the land that the University and the Conference Park is on. They have so far forbidden us from putting up some bigger,... More

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Address: 48 Edgbaston Park Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2RA, England (Formerly University of Birmingham Conference Park)
Location: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham > Edgbaston
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Conference Park from venuebirmingham 3*
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We are a meeting, conference, exhibition and wedding venue at the University of Birmingham. We are only 3 miles from Birmingham City Centre, but our conference park is set amongst green parklands, just off the University of Birmingham campus. We have hosted the 2010 General Election leaders debate and the BBC Antiques Roadshow; we can offer full catering, hotel accommodation and bed and breakfast. ... more   less 
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